Year in Review: Many big construction projects wrapped up in 2018

Several long-awaited and high-profile construction projects finally hit the finish line in 2018.

To name three, the western half of Downtown Commons, the mixed-use project on the 700 block of K Street downtown and the Sofia Tsakopoulos Center for the Arts in midtown Sacramento all opened this year, though some tenants in the first two are still to come.

And three years after a fire damaged and delayed midtown Sacramento’s Ice Blocks, the project opened all its phases in 2018, with a passel of new…